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English definition of “detestable”

detestable

adjective     /dɪˈtes.tə.bl̩/ formal
describes people or things that you hate very much: a detestable cowardSerious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad detestably     /-bli/ adverb Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
(Definition of detestable adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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